Easy Repurposing Vanity Idea

Thinking of sprucing up your entryway? There’s no need for you to buy a new furniture for that. You can take any of your old stuff at home, such as your coffee table, desk, bench, or vanity, and repurpose it to a shabby chic entry way table. Make it to something your guests will remember when they enter and leave your home.

Easy Vanity Repurposing Idea

Read more at Hawthorne and Main.

It’s not that hard making over your entry way. Most of the time, you can find inspiration and materials from your own home. So grab your brush and paint and let’s get started.

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4 Free eBooks Crafts for Parents and Kids

4 Free eBooks Crafts for Parents and Kids

Most parents who love to craft would also want to share their passion with their children. So if you are looking for crafting ideas that you can do with your little ones, here are free eBooks we found on Amazon that we would like to share.

1. Kites, Practical and Play by Instructables Authors. For those who are into kite flying, here’ the step-by-step instructions for 18 amazing kites, kite-powered vehicles, and accessories. This book was written by kiting experts to help you make kites easily.

2. Loom Bands 102 – Three More Loom Band Finger Patterns by Linda Shearing. Loom bands are the hottest craze this summer. Learn how to make “french braid”, “single chain”, and “daisy chain” loom bands using your own fingers.

3. Promo 11 Hot Rod – Instructions for 132 Bricks by  Klaus Roscik. Kids love playing with LEGO. Spend some time together building, constructing, and completing anything that comes into mind using those LEGO bricks. Encourage creativity with the help of this ebook.

4.  Incredible Cardboard by Instructables Authors. You can find 20 amazing easy-to-follow methods to turn old cardboard into beautiful, functional items. Have fun!

Don’t have a Kindle? Not a problem. Download a free Kindle app for tablet or computer here.

Note: eBooks are free at time of posting. Please verify price for yourself prior to purchase.

Easy DIY Crochet Basket

For an avid crocheter, nothing is bought until it can be made. Like a storage basket for all the craft supplies and tools. You might be thinking about a nice gift to give to a friend celebrating her birthday. A spa basket is a good idea and can be more personalized and more special if you made it with your own hands. An economical present and a cute idea too.

Easy DIY basket Crochet

Learn how to make it at Craftaholics Anonymous.

Want to start learning how to crochet? This book and kit can help you take the first steps. Or you can enroll in this online class.

Crochet Hook Knitting Knit Needle Weave Yarn Set

Make Cooking Easier with a DIY Recipe Holder

To anyone who loves to cook, it can be frustrating not have to have something where you can place your recipe. You can always buy a nice recipe holder but for someone who is stingy about money, buying is not an option as long as you can make one yourself. If you have an odd piece of wood laying around and you can’t bear to throw it away, this is the perfect craft for it.

Make Cooking Easier with a DIY Recipe Holder

Full tutorial at Happy Hour Projects.

That would look nice on your kitchen counter right? It is so easy to make too. With a little help from your Mod Podge and some scrapbook paper, you can indeed make a lot of things. Happy crafting!

Scrap Book Paper Pad